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PBS
Dec 17, 2012 6:30pm PST
and spain. >> how different is it outside of europe in the wider arab world, the middle east? >> they are more accepted outside of europe because europe is a shocking and islamic bloc because there's a need to find a european identity, especially now in the crisis. >> where do you see this going? do you see the creation of a broader european islamic bloc? >> islam house oe been adapted to its cultural surroundings and we can see european islam coming up in a lot of centers in europe. >> his specialist in the dialogue between the islamic world and the west, thank you. onto soccer now. dortmund with another victory under their belts helping the reigning champions close in on the league leaders. their season has been punctuated by ups and downs, but on sunday and, they notched up another important victory in their title defense. >> warring on from the touch line, the caretaker urging his to stay compact. breached by mario. still, he did not play. fearing relegation. moments later, sven scoring a deserved equalizer. in the second half, again with the breakthrough gift. and the ea
WETA
Dec 18, 2012 6:30pm EST
encouraging news on europe's economic crisis: standard and poor's gave greece a better grade. it got upgraded to a "b-minus" from "selefti dveault" thanks d to reassurances that greece will stay in the eurozone. on wall street, the dow rose 115 points, the nasdaq gained almost 44, and the s&p added 16. our next guest says any reasonable fiscal cliff deal is better than no deal. he's robert doll, chief equity strategist and senior portfolio manager at nuveen asset management. >> susie: hi, bob. nice to see you again. >> thanks, susie. >> susie: so investors and traders really do seem to think that a deal is coming, like our previous guest, roger altman. is this rally all about hopes for a deal or something nore fundamental? >> it is about hope for a deal. the malaise and the lack of confidence and the uncertainty has been pervasive, as you well know, susie. that has held corporations back from doing things, from spending money, and some individuals as well. as roger said a few minutes ago, if we can clear the air with some sort of fiscal cliff deal, i think that does lift the opportunity for t
KCSMMHZ
Dec 18, 2012 6:00am PST
, mild, 24 degrees there in houston. now, let's look over towards europe. first i want to talk about this storm system here in eastern europe ar europe around the balkans. you saw 65 kilometer per hour winds today. this is due to the strong system moving off towards turkey, but still bringing with it gusty winds and heavy rains and even destructive winds possible at this time. don't be surprised if we see a report of a tornado out of this one. il it's just a very severe storm system. farther to the west into the british isles with clear skies. going into the afternoon we have another storm system off the atlantic. that's going to bring is all sorts windy and rainy conditions. really dampen down on here on wednesday into thursday as that system continues to push onshore. from the south warm air surges ahead of it. madrid there with a high of 13. london and paris at 7 and 8, not so much the case farther towards the east, though. moscow's high is minus 16 for your high on your wednesday. here's a look at your extended forecast. >>> we'll be back in 30 minutes with more news. i'm gene ot
CSPAN
Dec 17, 2012 8:30pm EST
and eastern europe. warsaw, berlin, prague, vienna, budapest, belgrade, bucharest and yugoslavia. all these famous cities and the populations around them. c-span: why did you want to write about it? >> guest: i was in the way inspired by my first book. in no way one in of my first books that my previous book which was about the gulag system. it represents a continuation of the -- -- that i had after writing the book. one of the things i got interested about was why people went along with it and why did people go along with totalitarian regimes? what is the institutional pressure, why did camp guards do what they were told to do? why does it happen? i decided to write about this period right after world war ii because it's a time when the soviet union was then had reached a kind of height. there was a sort of -- of stalinism and stalinism was created throughouthroughou t the 1920s and 30s and then it was reinforced by the experience of the war. by 1945, it was a fully developed system with a clinical theory and an economic theory and a clear ideology. it was exactly at this moment wh
CNBC
Dec 18, 2012 12:00pm EST
, both domestically and over in europe primarily because of issues both economies faced. the fiscal cliff here and the recession over in europe. i think us getting through that makes oracle a nice pick into 2013. sadly, i've got to side with weiss. >> why is that sad? >> it always sad when i have to side with you, steve. >> we'll close on that. >>> in the meantime, speaker boehner's comments gave hope that we're close to a fiscal deal, make not a grand one but ap deal nonetheless. what will that mean for stocks? let's go to jackie. >> scott, that's exactly right. stocks getting a bid off those comments from house speaker boehner suggesting the idea of a plan b. but could a resolution to the fiscal cliff be an ultimate sell the news trade? let's talk futures now. let's start with you, rich. how much how yeigher do you thi stocks will go due to this deal? >> we were looking at levels of 1440. it broke out yesterday at 1424. this is our target. we've hit that. but if we close above 1440, i think that opens up the deal potentially to yearly highs. 1468, 1463 i think could be in the cards if w
CNBC
Dec 18, 2012 4:00am EST
normally on boosting growth. >>> well, it's been a rel ofly good year for stocks in europe. adding about .3%. advancers mostly outpacing decliners on the index this morning. if we can zero in on the bourses, it's largely green behind me. the fits fits mib is atting .6%. the ibex in spain, up 0.8%. and the ftse up about 0.3%. now, some company-specific news this morning, fin mechanica saying shares up 2.4%. this on news they're set to buy sge-avio. safran is also a company considering that change. let's take a quick look at the bond space. we'll get a sense of the kind of trade we're seeing shaping up. it is consistent with flows into the periphery, perhaps out of the core and the risk on move generally that we're seeing this morning. yields up to 4.5 roughly in italy at about 5.4%, respectively. gilt is moving up towards is.9% this morning. the bund yield is still extremely low, so that spread between gilt and bund is widening. look at the euro/dollar. 1 1.3171. extraordinary. we're almost up at that 1.32 level. the dollar/yen is flat, right about 83.88. there we go. a little bit of movemen
NBC
Dec 18, 2012 3:00am EST
prefer to expand in asia than here, or even europe that i talk to. the bountiful energy found in america, all of the natural gas and all that stuff, i can think of just three companies taking advantage of it. and that's talking about exporting it. the partnership sign. a 20-year agreement with total today, cqp is the symbol there. the real problem is in the exporting of the cheaper, cleaner fuel that is natural gas. not burning it here. or manufacturing with it. the industrial renaissance as i've been telling you, as much as it just breaks my heart, is stillborn. it's not getting better. retail's a real worry. i think we've fallen off a gift cliff. so few companies i know are doing well this holiday season. it is looking like a total bust. courtesy of sandy, incredibly warm weather and, of course, the fear engendered by the serious issue that is the fiscal cliff. i see that weakness and i'm not crazy about these stocks, in general. but i think that the conclusion of the housing crisis is upon us. which means there will be more money going to building and fixing up homes in 2013 than ther
CNBC
Dec 18, 2012 9:00am EST
deal or not. futures are up and the dow gained 100 yesterday. but there is room for skepticism. europe's grappling with the same question helped by some decent uk inflation data today. and a t-bill auction in spain. our road map begins with what appear to be significant progress in the debt negotiations overnight. a whose proposal looking to raise rates for those making more than $400,000 a year. but senator corker on squawk just poured a bucket of ice water on those hopes. >> whitney boosts her recommendations on citi, bank of america and discover financial. is that move by one of the more famous financial bears, a sign of a new era for banks? >> walmart is once again the target of a "new york times" investigation. but does the paper add anything new and can the stock outperform just as it did last time. >> private equity firm server said it will sell the firearms conglomerate. is private equity talking about guns in the country. >> futures moving higher on optimism. the white house republicans rising above partisanship, getting closer to striking a deal on the fiscal cliff. we have t
CNBC
Dec 18, 2012 5:00pm EST
droguegy saying he's seeing a good half in europe and people all over the world saying the world is better, we don't need to be that same engine in growth and will price in that same half in 2013 now. look at german autos and german exporters, i said this yesterday. >> the thing with stocks and cheap stocks, it's reflexive. if it's expensive, going to get more expensive. if it's cheap. you can't get people to buy apple at 5.02 but all they want at 4.32. they're shorting low and buying high. you have to plate. >> buy or sell today? >> we were a seller today. the market finished on a strong note. my only feeling, the market is up more than 6% a month. i think that's a decent reason why some people might think it's a good sell and there's an expectation there will be a resolution and what we're seeing in price action. if you fast forwarded me in six months, would i rather be in stocks or high yields, i'd say stocks. here, i can see a bit of bad news being a reason to roll over a bit. >> the question tonight is what will the market reaction should a deal be reached? a sale on the news event? l
PBS
Dec 17, 2012 7:00pm PST
are improving in eastern europe. lower than average temperatures will remain throughout the day. out toward the west turning quite wet and windy across the british isles as well as the western continent and severe weather is happening across the eastern half of the mediterranean countries. this is due to frigid air colliding with warmer air from the south. minus 14 in moscow. that's about ten degrees cooler than seasonal. minus 11 in kiev. further down toward the south pacific ocean we've been tracking severe cyclone evan. this system has produced 200 millimeters of rain. the good news is that it should weaken and go down towards the south. conditions will gradually improve as we head into the next several days. here is your extended forecast around the globe. >>> one more story before we go. this year's early sightings of santa claus have him not on a sleigh but a bicycle peddling his way across town. hundreds of father christmass got on their bikes this weekend and took to the streets of rome. more than 300 cyclists toured the city's most celebrating location. they spread festive cheer ar
SFGTV2
Dec 18, 2012 3:00am PST
tough on crime, and in europe, similarly. it's not generally the standards to be putting people behind bars for a possession of any drug in small amounts for one's own personal use. and perhaps the paramount example of success in this regard is portugal. portugal 11 years ago decriminalized the possession of all drugs in personal use amounts. drug selling is illegal and you can still be arrested for that. they began doing evaluations a few years ago. you do not go to jail for possession of any drug in a small amount. and you are not drug tested. nobody gets thrown back in for dirty urines and all this sort of stuff. it's now been in place for 11 years. the research on that, and i recommend the piece in the british journal of crin knowledge and kid send it to -- cridge -- criminolgy. cases of h.i.v. and hepc and crime went down and people continued to seek treatment, that the rates of drug use in portugal did not go up at the same rates as comparable countries in europe. that suggests powerful evidence that you cannot just turn smling from a felony to a misdemeanor but eliminate the cri
CNBC
Dec 18, 2012 6:00pm EST
. it won't please anyone, particularly the ratings agencies, but we hae have lear from europe and the debt debacle from last year that let's just say, they aren't that worrisome, now you don't want to be borerying trillions of dollars, but remember, it will be good for the economy. that means rates can go higher and when you combine that with the billions that we spent after hurricane sandy. you can see why rates are going down. it will produce a ton of jobs as spending has been held back. certainty beckons and you want to be involved in the markets ahead of the certainty. that is why this is a rally in, anticipation. hence why the banks are going higher. and they can lower that with your money what you were getting on your cd's and your savings account. which bringing me the gold. lots of people think when you buy gold, you do it because inflation is about that. i think the resent move down in gold confirms that interest rates are going higher. gold may have further to fall. so to sum it up, you are asking what the heck is this market doing running up ahead of a new deal term? the markets
CNBC
Dec 17, 2012 7:00pm EST
a smaller place. we supported the marshall plan that helped europe regain its strength. and pioneered the atm, so you can get cash when you want it. it's been our privilege to back ideas like these, and the leaders behind them. so why should our anniversary matter to you? because for 200 years, we've been helping people and their ideas move from ambition to achievement. and the next great idea could be yours. ♪ >>> so is president obama's labor relations board biased on behalf of big labor and their union bosses? that's the consensus of the new congressional report. joining us now is house oversight chairman, republican darrell issa of california. chairman issa, as always, welcome, sir. the headline story here is that the nlrb is bias in favor of unions and their bosses. that's not a shocking headline. but i just wanted to hear some of your key points. what's your most important point in your investigation? >> i think one of the most important discoveries was that there were inappropriate rule violations, what they call ex parte discussions that went on where you actually have the p
CNBC
Dec 18, 2012 3:00pm EST
canal that made our world a smaller place. we supported the marshall plan that helped europe regain its strength. and pioneered the atm, so you can get cash when you want it. it's been our privilege to back ideas like these, and the leaders behind them. so why should our anniversary matter to you? because for 200 years, we've been helping people and their ideas move from ambition to achievement. and the next great idea could be yours. ♪ can i still ship a gift in time for christmas? yeah, sure you can. great. where's your gift? uh... whew. [ male announcer ] break from the holiday stress. ship fedex express by december 22nd for christmas delivery. . >>> what i care about is reducing the deficits. we'll investigation pleasive growth in the country. >> how high will this market go in the face of the fiscal cliff? >> so bad they are actually good. j.c. penney and groupon have been miserable stocks this year, and their ceos are both in the running for herb greenberg's worst ceo award of 2012 which he'll bring you live. could there be more upside for these troubled names? let's talk number
KCSMMHZ
Dec 18, 2012 2:30pm PST
and dangerously close to depleting fish stocks, especially cod. >> of fishermen around europe say their fleets have already been cut and many jobs lost. policy makers in brussels will have to hammer out a plan that balances commercial interests and brings fish stocks back on track. >> returning to the dutch port after a week of fishing in the north sea. he is only licensed to catch one kind of fish. eu ministers responsible for fisheries say quotas are necessary to protect fish stocks. >> for us, it is about sustainable fishing policy, which is based on the maximum sustainable catch. >> it sounds environmentally friendly, but it results in edible fish being thrown overboard. fisherman dump the unwanted fish that get caught in nets. it does not make much ecological or economic sense. millions of euros are thrown out every year. environmentalists are calling for brussels to enact a throwback band. >> a fisherman has to bring what he catches into port. that would put pressure on the fishing industry because they only want to bring back the valuable kinds. >> in short, throwing good fischbach to s
FOX
Dec 18, 2012 4:00am PST
worth of u.s. debt. meanwhile, economists say u.s. investors are buying debt from countries in europe instead of the u.s., which could signal that investors are less afraid of the euro crisis than before. 6 million americans will soon get money from credit card companies. american express, discover and capital one were all caught in a government crackdown on deceptive credit card practices and will now have to pay back customers a collective $435 million in refunds. american express is already refunding customers, some of whom were charged higher late fees or never received reward money they were promised. some of the refunds are coming by check, others will be on credit card statements, but all the money should be paid back by march. a decision on a record fine for ubs could come today. bloomberg reports ubs could be bracing to pay a $1.6-billion fine this week. the claims filed against ubs accuse the bank of manipulating the libor, or the interest rate banks use to borrow from each other. ubs' fine of over a billion dollars is nearly triple what barclays paid when it settled a simi
WHUT
Dec 18, 2012 7:30am EST
in china and a slowdown in global economic growth triggered by europe's debt crisis is seen as the reason behind the decline. japanese direct investment in china rose 16% in november compared to a year earlier. that's a recovery from october when the figure fell more than 30%. reflecting the soured relations between japan and china over territorial disputes. >>> chinese officials claim u.s. policymakers are unfairly blocking their attempts to invest in the country. they say they'll address the issue at an upcoming bilateral meeting in washington. a spokesperson for china's commerce ministry said the u.s. is using the pretext of national security to ban chinese investments. they say it's a clear example of discrimination. >> translator: the security checks are hindering ordinary investments, especially when a chinese company is trying to acquire another firm. >>> in september u.s. president barack obama prohibited a chinese firm from acquiring a wind power company in the state of oregon. the company was located near a military facility. obama cited national security concerns. chinese offic
FOX Business
Dec 18, 2012 5:00pm EST
. they could start making the point europe and japan has been doing this a couple of years now, massively raising taxes. japan is now in official recession. southern europe is contracting. france and germany about to go into recession. what can't you guys learn? higher taxes don't work. melissa: yeah. but seems lying the public at large has not bought that argument. mitt romney tried to make that argument. a lot of people tried to make the argument. it hasn't worked. >> you emphasize what is the best way to get the economy moving again. means to end. instead of fighting on democrat's ground, establish your own ground. taxes does notn growth. greater spending does not mean growth. mammoth regulations taking away control from patients does not lead to growth. fight on your own turf instead of democrats. melissa: you're a master of negotiation. you know so much about this. how would you reset the negotiations? >> toss out a few grenades. passing in the house entitlement reforms can't take any benefits from existing beneficiaries. love to see the senate reject that one. how about another bill
FOX
Dec 18, 2012 6:00am EST
, particularly if you were in northern europe. cold, depressing. there was not a whole lot of hope. you know, today, we get beautiful poinsettias sent to us and we have flowers at christmas time. back in the day, they tpt have special delivery overnight -- they didn't have special delivery overnight. dave sort of diamondback time. >> so they said, until we get all those things, we'll set up a little wreath. it was really to mark hope in the coming season that there would be growth of crops and all that kind of stuff. originally, the wreath was made of some greenery, had candles in it. there would be four candles, one candle in the middle and it was looking ahead. >> it was a celebration of the winter solstice more than it was a celebration of christmas. they think the actual wreath that we are so familiar with comes from the ancient roman times when the aristocrats of the roman era would wear what we all commonly know as a wreath on their head. a crown on their head. >> like a crown. >> yeah. so they think that is where the wreath came from and then the wreath has come to symbolize a lot mor
FOX Business
Dec 18, 2012 11:00am EST
stocks and europe. we are going to change the tone here. it is up about 7% at the moment, folks who look at this and look at it very carefully say it is broken through key resistance levels. hedge funds managers cut their short place that they put on this one, they say the stock has broken out of a pattern. this is a v shaped bottom. now it is jumping. ljubljana helping nokia. up 7% today. dagen: it is time to make money with charles payne. charles: global shipping, you guys remember a couple years go this was unstoppable. jingo is one of the big players in this whole space. they have 62 of all types and sizes. i know we spent so much time talking about europe and greece. the rest of the world is absolutely on fire, where people obviously focus on is china. in september, they approved infrastructure projects. love the way the stocking is acting the last couple of days. dagen: you are bullish on the global economy. charles: for a while now. connell: you are not worried about china athol? charles: i think china is going to continue to be on a roll. i am also impressed with brazil, indones
PBS
Dec 17, 2012 9:00pm PST
've been running this experiment in europe where they've implemented austerity in a number of countries with the idea that we're going to reduce government spending in order to reduce deficits, because we want to get the ratio of debt to g.d.p. to the size of the economy down. but what happens when they've done that is even though they may have shrunken the numerical value of the debt, the economy has contracted so much more that e de to g.d.p. ratioget worse. it actually makes the problem worse. so, austerity is bad medicine now. >> i just read the other day that this campaign "fix the debt" raised $60 million and hired and it recruited 80 corporate ceos to go to washington and lobby for fixing the debt. what do they want? >> i think reason why the corporate executives are so big on fixing the debt is because they know that if they don't -- when they have some control over the political system through their political action committees and republican control of congress, they can't cut entitlements now. when they do eventually become a problem that will require some immediate action, th
ABC
Dec 17, 2012 6:00pm PST
's on deadline to create works for collectors in europe and san francisco. >> california today honored 30 sacrifice in the line of duty. flags flew at half staff over the state capitol during ceremonies included calling family and friends for fallen officers. california peace officer's memorial foundation used this tribute to urge californians to become organ donors. friends and family will be names are in vial autos fire officials put out list of hild holliday dos and don'ts. don't forget to water the christmas tree. today they lit a tree to see how quickly it could burst into flames. officials held a show and tell. and candle next to a drape turned this room into an inferno. about 400 people died each year in the united states because of holiday related fire autos tahoe ski resorts getting ready for a white christmas this year. with the first snow falling before thanksgiving the natural base is better than in past years. ski operations able to open more runs this holiday season, and they expect more snow to make this one of the best ski seasons in a decade. forecasters are saying two mo
ABC
Dec 18, 2012 6:00am PST
phone is or isn't selling. samsung dropping some of is demands against apple technology in europe. dealer incentives on pick-up trucks getting better, general motors offering up to $9,000 off a glut of chevies, and pick-ups, close to $4500 over 2013 models. live at the new york stock exchange, i'm jane king. >>> it is cold this morning. going to get colder? >> yes we will have frost tomorrow morning just about all areas not this morning mainly north bay valleys, apologize, i for to mention, 80 and 50, you need chains. -- some of the clouds hugging the sierra this morning bringing snow there, you can see how unlimited the visibility is right now. let's look at live doppler 7 hd, spinning on top of mount st. helena over the ocean checking out storms that are out there and falling apart as they head towards our neighborhoods. mid to upper 30s fairfield, napa, santa rosa, concord, low to mid 40s for the rest of us, half moon bay warm spot at 48°, upper 30s, watsonville, santa cruz low to mid 40s gilroy and salinas, monterey warm spot, 49. today partly cloudy, showers over the ocean, freezing
PBS
Dec 17, 2012 4:30pm PST
, we are eating lessio gurt here in america than most of the europe and even canada. sometimes less. this nutrition, pure simplio gurt has been around for hundreds and hundreds of years but somehow is lacking from the diet of americans. and with chobani really people get a chance to taste realio gurt. and i think they are getting more exciting and we believe in the next three, four years as long as we make awesomio gurt, more people will eat and there is room for everybody. sus: you know, you introduced a couple of new snack products from yhobani, the flip, the bite, the tube. what kind of sales are you expecting from this next year? >> we are expecting to go way beyond billion. we have reached close to a billion dollars with our one plant. but i think this growth is going to be same growth as we are asking. we don't put the numbers in place. but we're looking we can double our business in the next couple of years. >> susie: you know, i'm here at the new york stock exchange. how much long certificate it going to be before chobani stock is trading here? >> you know, when we started p
SFGTV
Dec 17, 2012 6:00pm PST
earlier and in the use of rubber bullets and i lived in europe for a long time and i can safely say that all weapons are harmless and tasers are no exception. even though they are disguised as a less lethal option and amnesty international reported that 500 people in the u.s. died since 2001 in california alone. we know that mentally ill people are particular risk but so are others, such as elderly, pregnant woman, and people with heart problems and drug users. i believe that there needs to be another alternative for crisis intervention teams and one without weapons. thank you. >> hope, as the founder, i have been for 40 years, and needless to say in that time i have encountered many people in crisis, and i am 76 years old and i am still there, and i hope that we will not put tasers in the hands of our police officers or anyone else especially those dealing with people in crisis. and i have dealt with many people in crisis, on the street, in our facilities and in our safe house for the homeless, addicted prostituted women who are trying to change their lives. i shutter to think what
SFGTV2
Dec 18, 2012 2:30am PST
most in other societies, europe and elsewhere, though their rates of nonviolent crime and drug use are not that much different than ours. so if another country were to lock up its own people at the rate that we do, and if our rates of incarceration were more normative to the rest of the world, we would regard with that other country was doing as a massive violation of human rights. that's the way we would look at it. now, the other point here is what we're doing is not even consistent with american history. i mean, we had 500,000 people behind bars in 1980 and now we have 2.3 million, 2.4 million people behind bars and almost people behind bars and almost have 5,000 people behind bars
CSPAN
Dec 18, 2012 12:00pm EST
, our former colleague, literally were wounded at about the same time in europe and were in the same hospital recovering from tremendously serious wounds. senator inouye, of course, later was awarded the congressional medal of honor for that. senator pryor was telling the story that when senator inouye was finally elected to congress he wrote senator dole a note and said, "i'm here. where are you?" because both of them, when they were recovering from their war wounds, had determined that one day they wanted to serve in the united states congress. inouye got here first. a few years ago senator inouye and senator ted stevens invited a number of us to go with them to china. it was quite an experience. senator stevens -- of course, another world war ii veteran -- had flown the first cargo play plane into what was then peking in 1974. and senator inouye was well-regarded in china for that service. and so the group of norse -- there must have been -- and so the group of norse -- ther of se must have been a dozen of us -- got together with the leaders of china. we were accorded every courte
FOX Business
Dec 18, 2012 1:00pm EST
of the planet. reported 100 million active users in september of 2011. a gummy bear battle in europe. winning a legal fight over the gold foil wrapped candy. reporting they violated the trademark on the gold bear name. that is the latest from the fox business network giving you the power to prosper. lori: as baby boomers age, tire industry has popped up, names like capital senior living and meredith senior living and others profiting on the niche market for senior services. with these stocks anywhere from 30-120% up so far this year, is there still room to run? peter martin covers these names, and you are very bullish on the sector. how come? >> we are very bullish, we look at the group as a cheaper way to play the health and recovery. also to avoid the entitlement discussions going on as you were speaking about earlier in your show on washington, d.c. the senior living operators issue varying levels of care in a residential environment. the industry is predominantly private pay and surprisingly what you might not know is the average age is 83 years old. improving home prices and positive tre
FOX News
Dec 18, 2012 1:00am PST
the situations in eastern europe and russia where most guns are banned. hasn't cut down on gun violence, however. as those countries have a higher murder rate than the usa. also the gun murder rate here in america has almost been cut in half in the past 20 years. talking points wants a sane country with smart public safety measures. do we need semiautomatic rifles to be easily available? that's a worthy debate. and there are strong points on each side. clearly we the people, have to take a tough look at our violent society and find some effective solutions without violating constitutional rights. a very difficult situation, but we have to try. that's a memo. now for the top story, reaction. joinings from phoenix, alan gottlieb, founder of the second amendment foundation, national rifle association, would not provide, would not provide a spokesperson this evening. so do you have any give at all? is there any area that you would compromise as far as new laws making it more difficult to obtain certain weapons? >> first, bill, let me say i thought your talk points were really excellent. >> thank you
KOFY
Dec 17, 2012 9:00pm PST
and they will be in gallery and museum. but may take time owes on deadline to create work for collector in europe and san francisco. in berkeley, abc 7 news. >> remarkable work. >> worried about finishing christmas shopping this holiday season? procrastinators are dominating [ female announcer ] here's to a whole world of happier holidays. time to enchant, delight and amaze. safeway will help you gather everyone round. a smoked, shank half ham is only 99 cents a pound. get breyer's ice cream for $2.88 and dessert will surely shine. make it a grand finale with starbucks just $6.99. turns out this season less is really so much more. so make your holiday merrier than ever before. safeway. ingredients for life. smoo rain cold returns. sandhya is here with the forecast. >> yes but we get a break right now as we look at live topler 7 hd. chill in the air as we look at the accu-weather 7 day forecastth slight chance of showers tomorrow. it is going to be a chilly start frosty morning for wed. temperatures dropping to the upper 20's coldest inland valley then rain coming in for thursday. mr. wet weather hea
CNBC
Dec 18, 2012 6:00am EST
going on next year, there are a lot of countries across europe that would love a weaker currency, but may not get it under current conditions. >>> let's turn back to the latest developments in the fiscal cliff negotiations. jillian is on the set with us and you'll be here with us for the rest of the hour. we finally have movement. >> this is a cliffhanger. i think it's going to carry on for another couple days. >> that's a much better outcome. today is tuesday, isn't it? >> they don't want to spend christmas in washington, do they? >> you have thursday, friday and monday, right? >> you have a lot of aides prepared to come back after christmas to try and make sure they're not too far away from d.c. it does look encouraging. you've had movements on both sides. you've had boehner indicating that he's willing to accept and rising tax rate for the wealthiest. at the same time, you've had the president scaling back the limit to which those tax rates go up the. >> and they're not arguing about idealogical points any more. >> exactly. >> and what about the debt ceiling? do you think this
CNBC
Dec 18, 2012 4:00pm EST
, the housing market is getting better. europe appears to be moving in the right direction as is china so the fundamentals are moving in the right direction, but the truth is if washington messes this up, we could go into recession the first part of next year, so that's what's keeping the cautious one on equities. ultimately i think we will finish higher for 2013, but we've got -- we've got to get past this fiscal cliff, because if we don't we go into recession, and i will go underweight stocks. >> all right. we will leave it there. gentlemen and liz ann seaners, good to have you on the program. appreciate it. >> thank you. >> thanks so much. sticking with the market and the economy, ceo co-founder ken langone. >> thank you. merry christmas. >> the co-founder of home depot, a financier, a guy who has his finger on the pulse of global business. that's why we wanted to have you for the whole hour. >> very nice. >> thank you and merry christmas to you as well. what's your take? just got the numbers from okay. here we are, every day worry after worry after worry on this fiscal cliff issue, an
FOX Business
Dec 18, 2012 4:00pm EST
the fiscal cliff. they are looking at hey there's no hard landing in china. europe didn't fall off the map. the u.s. didn't go into recession. we didn't have worldwide food inflation. maybe there's a reason to be constructively bullish on this market. liz: wasn't 1442 supposed to be that support level? >> it is a support level. below that though 1430. that is a key level. i think people are squaring up because hey, we don't know what will happen overnight, but by in large, the market is pricing in that something will get accomplished, but hey, if i was standing in that pit right now, i'd go home flat as well but you'd never know. david: i won't tell those guys about the asteroid that's planning to hit at 12:00 midnight. but that's a whole other story. larry, great to see you. liz: david you just panicked half of our viewers. oracle beat on the top and bottom line. let's head back to nicole on the floor of the nyse. nicole: i have been talking with traders taking a look at the stock in the afterhours. it is a winner. we're watching oracle on the move to the upside, beat on both top and bott
CNBC
Dec 18, 2012 1:00pm EST
. as usual, like we saw in europe, there's talk, then they get disappointed. >> they need butterscotch peanut clusters. send it to washington. i it's kenny's recipe of the day. >> they are so great. >> maybe they will talk more. you never know. >>> sue to the bond market, five-year notes up for action. rick santelli. >> hi, tyler, another spongy auction. the high stroke of 1:00 eastern was .765 on the bid side. what were the results of this auction, .769. it tailed off a bit. the 10 auction average, 2.87. this was deficient at 2.72. the lightest since july. indirect well below 42 auction average. here is where it's interesting. new trend, central banks, large institutions on direct bidding, 30.4, 11% is a 10 auction average. that's the best since sep '04, 77 basis points. rick, all yours. >> let's bring in jeff, cnbc contributor. you're a bond guy at the cme. is this a bond bubble and are we coming out of it? >> we talked a couple weeks ago on "power lunch" how we're poised to see the long end of the curve. we had confirmation when ben bernanke said they were going to focus the purchase on th
CSPAN
Dec 18, 2012 9:00am EST
's not europe. it's not asia. is not africa. but it's a combination of all. the only so-called natives were the indians. the rest of us are foreigners. and sometime we forget that. >> what do you see as a solution to this problem? is very solution? >> i think those of us who get older should make an extra effort to demonstrate what nonpartisanship can result in. i tried to do that in my regular work, showing my colleagues, see, you can see all these things happening, and those who serve on our committees get the message. >> with your committees, with your relationship with ted stevens, as politics have changed here over the years, democrats in control, republicans the next, it never seems to make that much of a difference on your committee as far as the ability to produce great results. because you work together. >> the other rule i follow, if an incumbent republican is running, i avoid going to that state. because if you go in that state and say nasty things about him, he won't forget it, when he gets back. >> our final question is the legacy question. over and above the things you've acco
FOX Business
Dec 18, 2012 9:20am EST
on a plane than in hotel rooms. red eyes on trips to europe and australia are his specialty. he even flies long distance for pleasure. he's going to brazil for just two days with his wife next year. but he is not the world champion. the world champion commercial flyer, that title belongs to fred finn, a brit who is 70 years old and has flown a grand total of 15 million miles. >> announceryou never know when, but thieves can steal your identity and turn your life upside down. >> hi. >> hi. u know, i can save you 15% today if you open up a charge card accot with us. >> you just read my mind. >> announcer: just one little piece of information and they can open bogus accounts, stealing your credit, your money and ruining your reputation. that's why you need lifelock what matters most...ect [beeping...] helping stop crooks before your identity is attacked. and now you can have the most comprehensive identity theft protection available today... lifelock ultimate. so for protection you just can't get anywhere else, get lifelock ultimate. >> i didn't know how serious identity theft was until i los
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Dec 18, 2012 1:00am EST
have been cleared, he kept on working. >> you are known as a very good fighter in europe. what are the factors or characteristics? >> i do not know what you mean. we were unsettled -- considered gentle people. something happens to a person. when there is a cause. keep in mind the people who sell forward and volunteer, they are a very special breed. i am not suggestion we were superman or people better than the rest, a coptic christian jen -- a consecration the -- a concentration camp mahood half -- i had to ask myself a question. what i have volunteered? to this day, i am not able to get an honest response. i cannot be honest with yes or no. the fact that hundreds upon hundreds volunteered under those conditions is not only historic. it is almost unbelievable. i do not suppose there is any similar chapter in our history where people in large numbers stood up and said we have got to defend a country that is doing us harm. when you look back the life in the camps, there were children standing up before school, pledging allegiance to the flag. it is almost beyond comprehension. wh
FOX News
Dec 18, 2012 8:00am PST
dangerous for the future of humanity and for the future of europe itself. is that bluster or is that a serious threat? >> you know i think it could be a serious threat and it is also bluster. i think it's both. what we're seeing is iran increasingly panicking because of what is going on in syria. you see reports today there are just thousands of people pouring over the border into lebanon, into turkey as well. jenna: refugees. >> these are refugees or others just trying to get out. so one clear thing is that the iranians have one ally in the region which is syria. if syria is now imploding and assad is going to be done i think that changes the whole map. we're entering a whole new phase. i think we, the united states, we have to be prepared for that new phase of iranians panicking. jenna: let's talk a little bit about that because in the last 21 months, seems the story as we've been telling it will end if and when assad leaves or falls. but it seems like what you're saying, that is just where the story begins. >> that is just the beginning. we have iranian elections coming
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